Guiding Language Development: How African American Mothers and Their Infants Structure Play

Hammer, Carol Scheffner; Weiss, Amy L.
October 1999
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct1999, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p1219
Academic Journal
Presents information on a study which explored how Afro-American mothers and their infants structured their play and communicated with one another. Examination of the play and interaction behaviors of low-socioeconomic status and middle-socioeconomic Afro-American mothers and their infants living in urban area in the South; Methodology of the study; Results and discussions of the study; Conclusions.


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